Jarmin Yeh, MPH

Title(s)Assistant Professor, Community Health Systems
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    University of California, San FranciscoPhDSchool of Nursing
    Columbia University, City of New YorkMPH2007Mailman School of Public Health
    Columbia University, City of New YorkMSSW2007School of Social Work
    University of California, BerkeleyBA2003School of Social Welfare
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    Social and Behavioral Sciences Department, UCSF  - 2019Carroll Estes Fellowship
    Social and Behavioral Sciences Department, UCSF  - 2018Carroll Estes Fellowship
    Wayne State University and University of Michigan  - 2016Michigan Center for Urban African American Aging Research Fellow
    Social and Behavioral Sciences Department, UCSF  - 2016Carroll Estes Fellowship
    Grantmakers in Aging  - 2014Grantmakers in Aging Fellow
    John A. Hartford Center for Geriatric Nursing Excellence, UCSF  - 2014Student Scholarship Award
    Graduate Division, UCSF  - 2013Dean's Health Sciences Fellowship
    Graduate Division, UCSF  - 2012Dean's Health Sciences Fellowship
    Social and Behavioral Sciences Department, UCSF  - 2012Carroll Estes Fellowship
    John A. Hartford Center for Geriatric Nursing Excellence, UCSF  - 2012Student Scholarship Award
    Drexel University  - 2012Aging and Place Travel Award
    Graduate Division, UCSF  - 2011Dean's Health Sciences Fellowship
    Aging and Social Change Research Network  - 2011Graduate Scholar Award
    Graduate Division, UCSF  - 2009Dean's Health Sciences Fellowship
    Columbia University  - 2007John and Kathleen Gorman Public Health Humanitarian Award
    University of California, Berkeley  - 2001Academic All-American
    University of California, Berkeley  - 2001Dean's Honor List

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    Reducing the Social and Economic Impacts of Caregiving for Older Adults with Alzheimer's Disease and Related Dementias (ADRD) in the In-Home Supportive Services (IHSS) System through Training
    California Department of Public Health Jun 28, 2019 - Jun 30, 2024
    Role: Principal Investigator

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    1. Yeh J.The Gerontological Imagination: An Integrative Paradigm of Aging by K. Ferraro. New York, NY: Oxford University Press, 2018, 224 pages. Book Review. Social Forces. 2019; soz057:1-3.
    2. Hollister, B, Yeh, J, Ross, L, Schlesinger, J, Cherry, D.The Dementia Cal MediConnect Project: Improving dementia care via the California duals demonstration. Generations. 2019; SPRING(Supp 3):73-78.
    3. Greenfield EA, Black K, Buffel T, Yeh J. Community Gerontology: A Framework for Research, Policy, and Practice on Communities and Aging. Gerontologist. 2018 Aug 13. PMID: 30124872.
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    4. Yeh J.Contemporary Cultural Norms from the Vantage Point of a Younger Woman of Color. Generations. 2018; 41(4):97-103.
    5. Portacolone E, Perissinotto C, Yeh JC, Greysen SR. "I Feel Trapped": The Tension Between Personal and Structural Factors of Social Isolation and the Desire for Social Integration Among Older Residents of a High-Crime Neighborhood. Gerontologist. 2018 Jan 18; 58(1):79-88. PMID: 28329804.
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    6. Accius J, Yeh J.American Must Invest In Its Next Generations. Generations. 2017; 40(4):101-107.
    7. Yeh JC, Walsh J, Spensley C, Wallhagen M. Building Inclusion: Toward an Aging- and Disability-Friendly City. Am J Public Health. 2016 11; 106(11):1947-1949. PMID: 27715294.
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    8. Yeh J.Architecture, Materiality and Society edited by Anna-Lisa Muller and Werner Reichman. The lure of restoration: Transforming buildings and bodies for ever-longer life. 2015; 119-144.
    9. Yeh J.101+ Careers in Gerontology (Second Edition) by C. Joanne Grabinski. Book Review. 2015.
    10. Chaufan C, Yeh J, Sigal B. Advancing family health through the Garden of Eatin': on-site food gardens in early childhood education. Am J Public Health. 2015 Apr; 105(4):625-8. PMID: 25713934.
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    11. Yeh J.GIA Fellows: Meet Tomorrow's Leaders in Aging Today. Exploring the relationship between space, place, and aging among LGBQ older adults living in San Francisco. 2014.
    12. Chaufan C, Yeh J, Ross L, Fox P .You can't walk or bike yourself out of the health effects of poverty: active school transport, child obesity, and blind spots in the public health literature. Critical Public Health. 2014; 25(1):32-47.
    13. Chaufan C, Yeh J, Ross L, Fox P.Exploring the associations between active school transport, child obesity, and child poverty in California. Journal of Behavioral Health. 2013; 2(1):27-34.
    14. Edgerly E, Yeh J, Hollister B, Fox P.The San Francisco Dementia Support Network: Enhancing quality of care for persons with dementia in managed care. Alzheimer's & Dementia. 2013; 9(4):P473-P474.
    15. Yeh J.Through their Eyes: Using photovoice and photo elicitation in research with LGBQ older adults. The International Journal of Aging and Society. 2012; 1(3):85-106.
    16. Chaufan C, Yeh J, Fox P. The safe routes to school program in California: an update. Am J Public Health. 2012 Jun; 102(6):e8-11. PMID: 22515862; PMCID: PMC3483971.
    17. Chaufan C, Yeh J, Ross L, Fox P.Parental views on active commuting and choice of mode of school transport. Journal of Behavioral Health. 2012; 1(1):35-41.
    18. Moon JR, Kraft MK, Brown L, Yeh J.Public markets and community health: An examination. 2006.